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Infertility – Advances in Treatment (Part 1)

Overview:
Infertility affects thousands of couples. In this interview, Dr. Howard McClamrock discusses advances in understanding and treating infertility.

Part One:
Definition of infertility
Factors that affect women’s fertility
Causes of male infertility
Finding the cause of infertility
Ovulation problems and treatments
Fibroids
Endometriosis

Part Two:
How in-vitro fertilization works
Who can benefit most
Egg retrieval
Pre-implantation testing
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection
GIFT and ZIFT procedures
Acupuncture and IVF
Frozen eggs

Guest:
Dr. Howard McClamrock, director of the Center for Assisted Reproductive Technologies at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. McClamrock is also an associate professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Links:
Infertility – Advances in Treatment (Part 1)

Infertility – Advances in Treatment (Part 2)

Center for Assisted Reproductive Technologies

http://www.marylandfertility.org/

Dr. Howard McClamrock

http://www.umm.edu/doctors/howard_d_mcclamrock.html